Nicolson Family History

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Nicolson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Nicol (see Nicholas).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Nicolo, Nichelson, Nicolaou, Nicholson, Nickson, Dickson, Nielsen

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Nicolson Family Origin

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Nicolson Family Occupations

What did your Nicolson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nicolson. 45% of Nicolson men worked as a Farmer and 72% of Nicolson women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nicolson were Carpenter and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    45%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Labourer
    20%
  • Carpenter
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Teacher
    72%
  • Student
    29%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nicolson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Nicolson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nicolson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Nicolson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Nicolson. For the veterans among your Nicolson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nicolson Life Expectancy

What is the average Nicolson lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nicolson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Nicolson in 1953 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

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